Quay Street, Galway

4.7
Explore Quay Street, one of the city's most lively and fun areas to see on foot. This street is one of many that stretch south from Eyre Square toward the Corrib. Take a stroll and admire the beautiful historic buildings, window-shop at one of many artisan boutiques, and people-watch from a café or restaurant. Don't miss a stop at one of the pubs along the way. This street is known for having some of the best nightlife in Galway because of its welcoming atmosphere. Use our Galway online sightseeing planner to arrange your visit to Quay Street and other attractions in Galway.
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  • Very lively street with bars, restaurants and lots of live music that emerges unexpectedly. To travel and enjoy
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  • Cute shops, great pubs, and awesome music. I love the street performers they are all so talented. Great night spot.  more »
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